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In a historic timeline that, in many ways, mirrors the way eSports has risen to fame across the world, the original Counter-Strike has entertained millions in the gaming community for nearly 20 years. The original game and the current version, Counter Strike: Global Offensive CS: GO have shaped the worlds of competitive gaming, eSports , and first-person shooters in many ways. Due to the incredible impact the games have on the contemporary gaming community, there have been skilled streamers and players that have risen to record levels of fame and success in the game. The Top 10 highest paid CS: GO players alone have combined total earnings of well into the millions of dollars. The game is popular worldwide, and fans are still playing the game many years after its release. The man takes home hundreds of thousands of dollars at a time, winning tournaments left and right, even as recently as fall of He is best known for his amazing fragging skills that make him a popular player when it comes to competitive bets on the game. He holds the long-standing record of consecutive wins in CS: GO, with an unbroken streak of 87 games that he set in the early days of the game when played under Ninjas in Pajamas.
Keep updated by subscribing to our newsletter! The Counter-Strike franchise is 20 years old and throughout its history, there have been legendary players with the skills and knowledge to reach the top tier of competitive play. Global Offensive released in and in the last seven years has seen many challengers for 'best CS:GO player of all time' emerge. Early scene dominators, young prodigies with mechanical prowess and skilled, consistent veterans can all stake a claim to the title with no clear winner that will appease everyone.
Started in , Top 20 Players of the Year is HLTV 's annual tradition of ranking the 20 best players of each year based on players' individual performances and accolades with the exception of which was a transition year from Counter-Strike to Global Offensive. Toggle navigation. Liquipedia will soon drop support for Internet Explorer. Hidden category: Pages with hard coded colors. This page was last edited on 13 August , at Licenses for other media varies. Team Ranking.